The Compass is a compact SUV produced by Chrysler, under the Jeep badge. This model originally came in 2006 and its production will probably be ended soon. Even though this SUV was accepted properly, it will probably be most likely replaced by new model, which company prepares as a replacement each for Compass and Patriot model.
Even though it was anticipated that production will end with 2016 year models, now it looks like that it might be prolonged for one year more, so we could see 2017 Jeep Compass also. However, these are just a rumors for now, so you should take it with massive reserve.
2017 Jeep Compass Specs
Due to the fact this will possibly be the last year of production, it is hard to count on some thing specific. The 2017 Jeep Compass will come with the pretty much similar characteristics as existing model. It is going to be basically the identical model as refreshed one that came in 2011. It will come with the very same Cherokee-like outside look, which is also characterized by several exceptional facts. The 2017 Compass might be obtainable in three trim levels – Sport, Latitude and Limited. There are also two sub-trims called Altitude Edition and High Altitude Editions, which are some sort of enchased variants of Sport and Latitude trims, respectively.
The 2017 Jeep Compass will probably be also full of safety features such as antilock brakes, stability and traction control, front-seat side airbags and side curtain airbags, all as standard features. When it is about engines, items may also remain unchanged. Base model will probably be powered by 2.0 liter I-4, which has max output of 158 horsepower and 141 pound-feet of torque. Optional engine for 2017 Jeep Compass might be 2.4 liter inline-four, which is superior enough for 172 hp and 165 lb-ft of torque. Both engines are going to be paired with 6-speed automatic transmission.
2017 Jeep Compass Replacement
As it was pointed out several occasions so far, Chrysler prepares an all-new model that will come as replacement for Compass and Patriot models, so 2017 Jeep Compass really should be the last one. New model will belong to the class of compact SUVs and it will stand belong Renegade and Cherokee models.
The testing model has been spotted, but we nonetheless do not know the majority of the specifics. We can see that it comes in company’s new design language and that it makes use of many solutions of Renegade. Rest of facts will likely be recognized in the future. It is anticipated to come someplace in 2017.